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The outcomes from the Montara and Macondo oil spill incidents
  • Piper Alderman
  • USA, Australia
  • June 7 2011

The considerable ramifications arising from the recent oil spills in Australia and the United States has led both respective governments to carry out large scale inquiries into the safety regulations in place for offshore operators.


Directors and officers beware: increased penalties under new OH&S laws
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • March 4 2011

On 1 January 2012 a new Work Health and Safety Act (WHS Act) will take effect in most States and Territories as part of a national project to "harmonise" Occupational Health and Safety (OH&S) laws.


Worksafe compliance: a level playing field?
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • December 2 2010

Worksafe Victoria recently released its Annual Report for the Financial Year end of 30 June 2010.


Don’t be caught out NGERA is here again
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • June 18 2010

Under the National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting Act 2007 (NGER Act), 2008-2009 was the first year corporations that triggered the emissions threshold were obliged to register and report on their greenhouse gas emissions, energy production and energy consumption.


Ashley Watson
  • Piper Alderman


Erin McCarthy
  • Piper Alderman